A poppy tin was stolen from a shop on Remembrance Sunday.
It happened at around 5.40pm, at the McColls Shop on Leeway Road, Southwell.
A male and female distracted staff, before one of them left with the tin.
The female is described as gaunt, very short, with a possible limp. The male was described as quite tall, and of a slim build.
Anyone with information should call 101.